Packaging Buyer

Location
Uxbridge
Salary
GBP32000 - GBP36000 per annum + 5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted
08 May 2017
Closes
07 Jun 2017
Ref
13820888/001
Contact
Jordan Collins
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This a fantastic packaging procurement opportunity in a leading FMCG business that produces some of the best known food consumer products in the world.

Client Details

Our client is one of the most innovative, effective and experienced packaging technologist companies in the world, with a huge client base of blue chip clients. With a presence in over 150 countries, they use their knowledge to build key relationships with clients and develop the client's brand through packaging strategy, integrate solutions and promote recycling & waste schemes.

Description

  • Deliver savings and manage procurement process
  • Work closely with customers to delivery key objectives
  • Develop supplier relationships and monitor supplier performances
  • Manage supply chain and risk across all packaging categories reviewed
  • Responds to sourcing briefs and negotiate best cost for new developments and requests.
  • Delivers annual price list for all products.
  • Investigates and scopes new suppliers and create business case to on-board.
  • Conducts buying reviews in e-sourcing tool

Profile

The successful candidate must have:

  • 2 years plus experience within packaging procurement (or Chemical & FMCG experience)
  • Experience managing Multiple stakeholdersStrong Stakeholder managementArticulate and adaptableSelf driveAbility to work autonomouslyUniversity Degree

Job Offer

up to £36,000 plus package